The President of the Republic of Uganda HE Yoweri Kaguta Museveni hosted the Uganda Cranes contingent on Monday at State house in Entebbe.
The team was returning home from the 2019 AFCON tournament in Egypt where they reached knockout before falling to Senegal.
“I congratulate you,” said the President. “Although you didn’t win all the games, you achieved some reasonable success. I don’t know how Senegal got that one goal, because i can see you are all fit young people.”
President also gave Uganda Cranes players and officials USD 1M in appreciation for reaching the round of 16.
The team returned without head coach after Sebastien Desabre and FUFA agreed to terminate the contract – The Frenchman has already been appointed at Pyramids FC.
Enjoy the photos – FUFA pics